CLARK COUNTY, Ill. (WAND) - An Indiana attempted homicide suspect was found dead in his vehicle after a pursuit ended in Clark County.
Illinois State Police said they and the Clark County Sheriff's Office learned Monday night about a pursuit on Interstate 70 westbound that would be entering Illinois. A male suspect was wanted for a recent attempted homicide in Indiana and was reported to be armed.
Troopers said the vehicle sustained a flat tire at about 9:50 p.m. Monday and left the road at I-70 westbound near mile post 153 in Clark County. Authorities then found him dead in the vehicle.
There were no law enforcement officers hurt. An autopsy is set for Tuesday afternoon.
ISP is investigating this case following a request from the Clark County Sheriff's Office. The investigation is ongoing.